Goa receives awards at magazine event Goa,  an immensely popular tourism destination, received some welcome recognition as a luxurious location at an award ceremony in Mumbai this week.

The West Indian state was voted as the ‘Best Value Destination in India’ and ‘Best Destination for Relaxation in India’ by the readers of Lonely Planet, in the Lonely Planet Magazine India Travel Awards.

Tourism director Swapnil Naik said upon receiving the award: ‘Goa is making continuous efforts to encourage a steady tourist inflow and keeping our guests happy through unforgettable experiences. We are really honoured that Goa has been voted as the best destination for relaxation as well as the best value destination.’

Renowned for its stunning sandy beaches and unique architecture, Goa needs no introduction to the thousands of holidaymakers who return to the destination every year. Why not check it out and enjoy some fantastic singles holidays to the area for an unforgettable vacation?

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